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By: Eric AWed, 08/14/2019
Wellington Water Week | Our Top 5!

Many Canadians visit Prince Edward County during the summer to experience its excellent wines, delicious local products, and vast sandy beaches. Wellington Water Week is one more reason to visit this scenic getaway in Ontario.

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By: Eva and SophieTue, 08/06/2019
Artists to Watch | August 2019

From viral sensations to promising up-and-comers, 2019 is producing an incredible crop of new artists that remind us why we listen to music at all. Here are some of our favorites so far. 

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By: StingrayWed, 07/31/2019
Katori Walker | Interview | Stingray Rising Stars

Stingray is proud to promote emerging artists through our monthly Rising Stars program. We are thrilled to introduce you to Katori Walker, our latest Rising Star for August!

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By: Ariane DurocherTue, 07/23/2019
The Best Tunes for Summer Parties

With pool parties and BBQ season in high gear, get the music right! Here’s a list of great curated audio channels sure to bring your gatherings to the next level, all available on the free Stingray Music mobile app.

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By: TD SunfestThu, 07/18/2019
TD Sunfest 2019 | Stingray Rising Stars

TD Sunfest wrapped up its landmark 25th edition on Sunday, July 7th after four days of presenting more than 80 FREE-admission performances by 40 top world music & jazz groups from every corner of the globe, and attracting 600+ volunteers and a record number of visits from near and far, including Prime Minister Justin Trudeau who, during Thursday evening’s opening ceremonies, praised the festival as “a showcase of the best of London and the best of Canada in its diversity.”

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By: Winnipeg Folk FestivalThu, 07/18/2019
Winnipeg Folk Festival 2019 | Stingray Rising Stars

For ten years, Stingray has supported young music talent at the Winnipeg Folk Festival. This year, 39 performers participated in the Stingray Young Performers Program and were mentored by Christine Fellows & John K. Samson, Danny Michel, Jesse Matas, Samantha Crain, and William Prince, all of who provided invaluable insight.

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By: Brad DrydenMon, 07/15/2019
Halifax Jazz Festival 2019 | Interview | Stingray Rising Stars

Hi there! It’s Brad Dryden, from the Morning Breeze with Brad and Natalie. It was my pleasure to present the Stingray Rising Stars award at TD Halifax Jazz Festival, a longstanding Stingray Music partner.

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By: Eva and SophieFri, 07/12/2019
Artists to Watch | July 2019

From viral sensations to promising up-and-comers, 2019 is producing an incredible crop of new artists that remind us why we listen to music at all. Here are some of our favorites so far. 

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By: StingrayTue, 06/25/2019
31e édition des Francos de Montréal | Prix Étoiles Stingray et Panel

Depuis plus de 30 ans, les Francos de Montréal, soit le plus grand festival de musique francophone au monde, offrent plus de 200 spectacles et des centaines de milliers de festivaliers à chaque année. Cette année, Stingray était présent afin de remettre le Prix Étoiles Stingray en plus d’être le diffuseur musical officiel du festival et de participer au panel “Le nouvel âge d'or du vidéoclip”.

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By: Eric AWed, 06/19/2019
Stingray et le FIJM… Complètement jazz!

Fier partenaire de la 40e édition du Festival International de Jazz de Montréal, Stingray remettra un Prix Étoiles Stingray de 5000 $ à un jeune musicien de niveau universitaire se considérant issu des minorités visibles, le 26 juin 2019. Le lauréat ou la lauréate se sera démarqué-e par son talent de compositeur, de musicien et d’arrangeur. Stingray associe son programme Prix Étoiles au Prix Oliver Jones, présenté pour la première fois au Festival international de jazz de Montréal.

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By: SashaTue, 06/18/2019
Blick Bassy | Interview

Blick Bassy, the Paris-based, Cameroonian singer-songwriter is in town for this year’s Festival International de Jazz de Montréal. In anticipation of his upcoming performance, I spoke with him about his new album 1958, due out on June 21.

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By: AdrianaFri, 06/14/2019
2019 Summer Events | National Restaurant Association & C2 Event

Stingray Business started the summer with two major events: Chicago’s National Restaurant Association Show and Montreal’s C2 Event.

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By: MikelWed, 06/12/2019
Pierre Kwenders @ Stingray Café | Cinq-à-sept / Happy Hour

Chaque vendredi, les employés de notre Quartier général à Montréal se rejoignent au Café Stingray autour d’un verre pour célébrer les bons coups de la semaine et fraterniser entre collègues.

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By: Eric AWed, 06/05/2019
Les Francos de Montréal 2019 sous le signe de l’éclectisme

Restez à l'affût des dernières nouvelles musicales. Suivez-nous sur Facebook, Instagram et Twitter

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By: BrianWed, 06/05/2019
6 Months of Rap, R&B and Hip-Hop

Music affects your frame of mind, can make you happy, anxious, and bring about any other emotion. Here's a review of the past 6 months of music!

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By: ZacMon, 06/03/2019
Moodboards | Interview

Beyond the usual stream of major label artists, sometimes our colleagues surprise us with their musical projects. One such Stingray colleague, Sasha Omer, now composing under the alias Moodboards. We took some time to chat about his inaugural EP.

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